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Senior Scala Engineer

London, UK

Who are we?

At Lenses.io we are on a mission to democratize streaming data, helping businesses to operate in real-time.

Our technology allows organizations to practice DataOps, a new and disruptive way of consuming, processing and moving data. Our product, Lenses, delivers an amazing developer experience for building & operating streaming data applications. It makes working with leading open-source technologies such as Apache Kafka & Kubernetes accessible for more than ten thousand engineers, and operationalizes them for both enterprises including Daimler-Benz and startups such as Babylon Health.

If you're curious, love challenges, and have a great sense of humour then Lenses is the place for you!

What your day-to-day looks like:

  • Work in an agile environment to deliver robust quality products release after release
  • Champion best practices within the Scala chapter
  • Participate in product initiatives and decisions
  • Design, implement and own the technical approach for new product initiatives
  • Spike new ideas or new approaches to improve existing functionality and code base
  • Investigate and reproduce bugs reported by customers
  • Interact with our customers, as part of 2nd level support rota, to gather feedback and improve our product
  • Help upskill and mentor existing team members through coaching and pair programming

What you will bring:

  • Enjoys working in a collaborative atmosphere where new ideas are valued
  • Self-starter who is motivated to deliver and improve knowledge constantly
  • Enjoys writing code in a functional programming style but also has appreciation for other paradigms: most of our business logic is written using cats-effect, fs2 and other Typelevel libraries, but we heavily integrate with traditional java APIs
  • Experience using Docker, Kubernetes, clouds (ie. GCE, AWS, Azure)
  • Experience using RDBMS databases. Any other storage solutions like Cassandra, MongoDB, InfluxDb it isa plus
  • Experience using Messaging Systems (Apache Kafka in particular, Apache Pulsar, JMS)
  • Experience in writing understandable, testable and maintainable code
  • Experience using Lucene will be an advantage
  • Experience as an Open Source Contributor and/or Speaker in the Streaming will be a huge asset

Being Part of the Lenses.io team:

  • Lenses.io is part of Celonis, the Decacorn in the enterprise software industry, giving you the opportunity to compete on the world stage.
  • You will be exposed to the front-line of streaming technology applied globally. This will give you unique insights that are immensely valuable and rare.
  • We are ready to rock the market and offer a competitive salary, generous holiday allowance and strong global and local benefits.
  • You will be joining an awesome, constantly evolving and vibrant environment.
  • Play a significant role in the development of the company and attain the opportunity for rapid career progression and personal growth.
  • Work with exceptional, diverse, professional people at the forefront of their fields.

Be you!

Lenses.io is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate difference, support it, and thrive on a diverse team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs and experiences. The more inclusive we are, the better we are, and our work will be.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation at any point through the interview process, please do not hesitate to let us know.

We’d love to hear from you!
careers@lenses.io